Jeff Withey scored 17 points and top-seeded Kansas struggled to put away scrappy Western Kentucky in a 64-57 victory Friday night that avoided what would have been the biggest upset on a day full of them in the NCAA tournament.
When the Kansas men's basketball team takes the floor for the second round of the NCAA tournament tomorrow night against Western Kentucky, a certain Hilltopper will be sitting on KU’s bench.
The Jayhawks are sitting atop the South region in the number one spot.
Kansas wasn't about to share this title with Kansas State.
Perry Ellis scored a career-high 23 points, and seventh-ranked Kansas pulled away in the second half to beat Iowa State 88-73 on Friday night and reach the Big 12 tournament title game.
Ben McLemore scored 24 points to lead No. 7 Kansas to a 91-63 rout of Texas Tech on Thursday, setting up an intriguing date with Iowa State in the semifinals of the Big 12 tournament.
Pierre Jackson had 28 points and 10 assists as Baylor finished the regular season with an 81-58 victory over Kansas on Saturday to keep the fourth-ranked Jayhawks from the outright Big 12 regular-season title.
The Tonganoxie girls receive the same fate as the Free State and Piper boys in the state playoffs.
There are signs all over town showing their support for the the Lady Chieftains.
The Tonganoxie Girls basketball team is getting ready to play in the first round of the class 4A state tournament in Salina.
Local teams fall in the opening round of the state tournaments.